How to fix ‘Dark Pip-Boy’ issue in Fallout 4? Follow 3 simple steps.

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Are you playing Fallout 4 and not seeing your screen properly?

Just keep calm, you are not alone.

It simply means that you’ve experienced a Pip-Boy problem. And it’s easy to overcome!

This super quick and easy guide will show you a fast and simple way to fix “Dark Pip-Boy” issue in Fallout 4.

How does Pip-Boy screen look like?

As you can see below, Pip-Boy screen is barely visible and sometimes it looks even worse!



But we’ve got an easy solution for that. You need to follow 3 simple steps:

Step 1. Run Fallout 4

After starting Fallout 4 you will see the launcher window. You need to click “Options”:


Step 2. Make changes in Fallout 4 options 

A new window will pop-up. Click “Advanced” and in the ‘Ambient Occlusion’ drop-down menu choose either “OFF (Best performance)” or “HBAO+ (Ultra)”. Both of these settings will work.


3. Voilà! The Pip-Boy issue is fixed and you can enjoy playing Fallout 4.

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Błażej Turek
Błażej Turek
Head Gamer
I’m responsible for our community and all the games on our platform. Privately hothead of aviation, cosmonautics, and games. Maniac and clan commander in World of Tanks. My favorite game? Fallout forever.

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